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Easy way to password protect a folder ?


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Is there an easy way to password protect a folder on windows 2000 without zipping it ??

Edited by retrac, 23 May 2005 - 07:01 PM.

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is this on a network or to stop other users at home?
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other users at work... im just wanting to delete every shortcut to IExplore .. and then when i need it just go into the protected folder and click on the iexplore.exe to launch it.
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ok
1) other users on the same computer?
2)if yes do you all log on with the same user name or is there no log on
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yea were all on the same computer....

And this computer (windows 2000 at work) never asks for any kind of log on....
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not with standard windows program
You either have to get a thrid party software or create a log on
for each user as it is everyone has the same access rights. I don't know of any way to password protect just a folder
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heard of any good free programs ????
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sorry no I always run a network even at home
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Try this
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cool thanks for all the help :tazz:
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[QUOTE][code=auto:0][quote name='retrac' date='May 24 2005, 07:30 AM']
Is there an easy way to password protect a folder on windows 2000 without zipping it ??

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read above
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